MET Manus x Machina — New York City, New York
My Role in the Project:Designer under OMA NY (Partner in charge: SHIGEMATSU Shohei; Associate: ABRAHAM Scott; Team: SOLAKIAN Nicholas, ZAPATA Sergio, RAUCHWERGER Daniel, FOREMAN Darby, HASELTINE Matthew, NOBLEJAS Christine, SIU Lawrence)
Project Type:Retail, Institutional, Installation
The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute spring 2016 exhibition, Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, on view from May 5 through August 14, explores how designers are reconciling the handmade and the machine-made in the creation of haute couture and avant-garde ready-to-wear. Manus x Machina features over 170 garments, diverse in their designers, techniques and details.